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  • Literacies, Learning, and the Body

    Bringing Research and Theory into Pedagogical Practice

    Edited by Grace Enriquez, Elisabeth Johnson, Stavroula Kontovourki, Christine Mallozzi

    The essays, research studies, and pedagogical examples in this book provide a window into the embodied dimensions of literacy and a toolbox for interpreting, building on, and inquiring into the range of ways people communicate and express themselves as literate beings. The contributors investigate…

    Paperback – 2015-11-03 
    Routledge
    Expanding Literacies in Education

  • Using Peer Tutoring to Improve Reading Skills

    A practical guide for teachers

    By Keith Topping, David Duran, Hilde van Keer

    Using Peer Tutoring to Improve Reading Skills is a very practical guide, offering a straightforward framework and easy-to-implement strategies to help teachers help pupils progress in reading. A succinct introduction, it shows how schools can make positive use of differences between pupils and…

    Paperback – 2015-10-28 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Philosophies and Theories of Early Childhood Education and Care

    Edited by Tricia David, Kathy Goouch, Sacha Powell

    The Routledge Handbook of Philosophies and Theories of Early Childhood Education and Care brings together leading writers in the field to provide a much-needed, authoritative guide to the major philosophies and theories which have shaped approaches to Early Childhood Education and Care. Providing…

    Hardback – 2015-10-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Children as Readers in Children’s Literature

    The power of texts and the importance of reading

    Edited by Evelyn Arizpe, Vivienne Smith

    We are fascinated by text and we are fascinated by reading. Is this because we are in a time of textual change? Given that young people always seem to be in the vanguard of technological change, questions about what and how they read are the subject of intense debate. Children as Readers in…

    Paperback – 2015-10-25 
    Routledge

  • Challenging Learning

    Theory, effective practice and lesson ideas to create optimal learning in the classroom, 2nd Edition

    By James Nottingham

    Challenging Learning offers advice and techniques for helping children of all ages develop into confident, thoughtful and independent learners. Based around the acronym ASK (Attitudes, Skills and Knowledge), this essential guide explores attitudes, skills and knowledge to learning. It considers the…

    Paperback – 2015-10-25 
    Routledge

  • Academic Vocabulary in Middle and High School

    Effective Practices across the Disciplines

    By Donna Ogle, Camille Blachowicz, Peter Fisher, Laura Lang

    In order to succeed in school and beyond, students in grades 6-12 need to understand and use both academic language and discipline-specific vocabulary. This book describes effective practices for integrating vocabulary study with instruction in English language arts, history/social studies, and…

    Paperback – 2015-10-22 
    Guilford Press

  • Stimulating Story Writing!

    Inspiring children aged 7-11

    By Simon Brownhill

    Stimulating Story Writing! Inspiring Children aged 7-11 offers innovative and exciting ways to inspire children to want to create stories and develop their story writing skills. This practical guide offers comprehensive and informed support for professionals to effectively engage ‘child authors’ in…

    Paperback – 2015-10-19 
    Routledge

  • Stimulating Emerging Story Writing!

    Inspiring children aged 3–7

    By Simon Brownhill

    Stimulating Emerging Story Writing! Inspiring Children aged 3-7 offers innovative and exciting ways to inspire young children to want to create stories and develop their emerging story writing skills. This practical guide offers comprehensive and informed support for professionals to effectively…

    Paperback – 2015-10-19 
    Routledge

  • Literacy in the Age of Online Curation

    By Ilana Snyder

    Paperback – 2015-09-29 
    Routledge
    Literacies

  • The Really Useful Book of Science Experiments

    100 easy ideas for primary school teachers

    By Tracy-ann Aston

    The Really Useful Book of Science Experiments contains 100 simple-to-do science experiments that can be confidently carried out by any teacher in a primary school classroom with minimal (or no!) specialist equipment needed. The experiments in this book are broken down into easily manageable…

    Paperback – 2015-09-27 
    Routledge
    The Really Useful

  • Language and Creativity

    The Art of Common Talk

    By Ronald Carter

    Language and Creativity has become established as a pivotal text for courses in English Language, Linguistics and Literacy. Creativity in language has conventionally been regarded as the preserve of institutionalised discourses such as literature and advertising, and individual gifted minds. In…

    Paperback – 2015-09-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Linguistics Classics

  • Language for Life

    Where linguistics meets teaching

    By Lyn Stone

    We all recognize how important first impressions are, something often formed by how well we speak and write. Language for Life shows how language can be mastered by children and how what they have learned can be carried throughout their lives. This indispensable guidebook for teachers arms pupils…

    Paperback – 2015-09-13 
    Routledge

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